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Notable Historical Events for April 19th

1911George Bernard Shaw's "Fanny's First Play" premieres in London

1991Evander Holyfield beats George Foreman in 12 for heavyweight boxing title

2011Fidel Castro resigns from the Communist Party of Cuba's central committee after 45 years of holding the title.

1949Yankees dedicate a plaque for Babe Ruth

1932Bonnie Parker is captured in a failed hardware store burglary, and subsequently jailed. A grand jury fails to indict her, however, and she is released a few months later

1934Shirley Temple appears in her 1st movie, "Stand Up & Cheer"

1994Rodney King award $3,800,000 in compensation for his police beating

1973Barbra Streisand records "Between Yesterday & Tomorrow"

1770British explorer Captain James Cook 1st sights Australia

1909Joan of Arc receives beatification

April 19th Historical Events
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Notable Birthdays on April 19th

1979Kate Hudson, Los Angeles, California, American actress (Almost Famous, You, Me and Dupree)

1935Dudley Moore, London England, actor (10, Arthur, Bedazzled, 6 Weeks)

1962Al Unser Jr, Indy-car racer (over 10 wins)

1981Hayden Christensen, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canadian actor (Sam-Life as a House, Star Wars)

1987Maria Sharapova, Russian tennis player

1721Roger Sherman, American lawyer and Founding Father of the United States (Declaration of Independence, Constitution)

April 19th Birthdays
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Notable Weddings on April 19th

1956US actress Grace Kelly marries Monaco's Prince Rainier III (in Church)

1997Tennis player champion Andre Agassi (26) weds actress and model Brooke Shields (31) in Monterey, California

April 19th Weddings
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Notable Deaths on April 19th

1967Konrad Adenauer, West Germany chancellor (1949-63), dies at 91

1882Charles Robert Darwin, naturalist (Origin of Species), dies at 73

April 19th Deaths
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